Meaning of HADITH in English


/hah deeth"/ , n. , pl. hadith, hadiths .

1. Islam. a traditional account of things said or done by Muhammad or his companions.

2. ( used with a pl. v. ) the entire body of such accounts.

[ 1810-20; hadith ]

Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary.      Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House .